Day: 26 August 2016

Scandi Outlook Mixed for 2H

The economic outlook for Scandinavian economies looks mixed in the second part of 2016, with upcoming monetary policy decisions and a potential rebound in oil prices among the factors that may boost economic performance, market commentators tell Profit & Loss. Sweden has so far been the best performer in the region, having seen steady economic […]

CME to Add Contract Months for MXN/USD Options

CME Group plans to list additional contract months for the options on its MXN/USD futures contract on Globex. Effective September 11 2016, for trade date September 12 2016, CME will list nine additional contract months for these options. The exchange group already lists three contract months for this contract on Globex and 12 contract months […]

Varjacques Set to Depart EBS BrokerTec

Gerard Varjacques is set to leave his position as global head of sales at EBS, according to market sources.  Although a spokesperson for EBS BrokerTec declined to comment on the news, Profit & Loss understands that Varjacques has decided to leave the firm and is working with Jim Iorio, the recently appointed global head of […]